Category: Internet News

Snapdeal’s Shopo to Explore Monetisation Options in Next 2 Quarters

Mobile-based open marketplace Shopo will explore options to monetise the platform after next two quarters though it will continue to remain a zero-fee and zero-commission platform. The platform, owned by e-commerce major Snapdeal, will look at advertising sales for generating revenues. “We have to evaluate it considering multiple factors, one of them is the number […]

Germany’s Bild Daily Bars Ad-blocker Users From Website

German biggest newspaper Bild shuttered its online service Tuesday to users who have installed so-called ad-blocker software. Readers of the website of Europe’s top-selling newspaper will be asked to switch off the function or purchase a monthly subscription to Bild.de that is nearly free of advertising, its owners media giant Axel Springer said. “Due to […]

How This Ex-Googler Bought Google.com for $12

Sanmay Ved, an ex-Google executive, luckily became the owner of ‘Google.com’ domain on Tuesday for just one minute. The executive said he was wandering inside the Google Domains page when he found the ‘Google.com’ domain as available to buy. Interestingly, Ved was able to add the domain to his cart and was able to make […]

cloudBuy Offers E-Commerce Platform for Indian Firms

cloudBuy, an e-procurement firm specialising in spend analysis and company formation, on Wednesday launched its global e-commerce solutions for Indian businesses to help them in their growth. “E-commerce platform will enable Indian businesses to promote their products and services, expand their boundaries and trade online globally,” said Nilesh Gopali, country head of cloudBuy. The company […]

Target to Match Online Prices With Online Rivals

Starting Thursday, Target will now match its online prices with more than two dozen online competitors including Amazon and Walmart.com. The change in policy marks a big step for the Minneapolis-based retailer, which until now only matched prices at its own stores. Target is also allowing 14 days, up from seven, for shoppers to get […]

Oracle Launches SOA Cloud Service and API Manager Cloud Service

Global software major Oracle has announced two new additions to its cloud platform for integration – a comprehensive set of integration services that enable users to quickly get on to on-premises and cloud-based applications. The two new cloud services – Oracle SOA Cloud and Oracle API Manager Cloud Services – join its other iPaaS services, […]